Andreas Achenbach

1815-1910 Germany-Realism
Landscapes/Maritime Scenes

 

Brief Biography-Andreas Achenbach was from Kassel, Germany. He was renowned as the leading landscape painter in Germany of the time. He studied in Dusseldorf where he also tutored; two of his students were the Swedish maritime artist Marcus Larson and his own younger brother Oswald, who was also a successful artist. He did several paintings in Italy, The Netherlands and Norway as well as extensive German landscapes.

 

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a storm at sea on
the norwegian coast

a storm at sea on the norwegian coast

sunset after a storm
on the coast of sicily

sunset after a storm on the coast of sicily

boat and a steamer
in rough seas

a fishing boat and a steamer in rough seas

fishing boat caught
in a squall off a jetty

a fishing boat caught in a squall off a jetty

a fishing boat
on the beach

a fishing boat on the beach

a town on the
levantine coast

a town on the levantine coast

amsterdam
harbour scene

amsterdam harbor scene

arrival at the mole
by stormy sea

arrival at the mole by stormy sea

at sea in
rough waters

at sea in rough waters


at the mole

at the mole


at the pier

at the pier


at the torrent

at the torrent

bank of the frozen over sea

bank of the frozen over sea by Andreas Achenbach

before the dome
of aachen

before the dome of aachen


boats in stormy sea

boats in stormy sea


bringing in the catch

bringing in the catch

bundling forces
in rough seas

bundling forces in rough seas


church interior

church interior

clearing up
coast of sicily

clearing up coast of sicily

coastal scene
with fishing boat

coastal scene with fishing boat

course of a river
in hesse

course of a river in hesse before the tempest


cows at a river

cows at a river

departure of a
steamer in a storm

departure of a steamer in a storm

depature of the
herring fishermen

depature of the herring fishermen in scheveningen

don quixote
and sancho panza

don quixote and sancho panza

dutch coast with
fisher houses

dutch coast with fisher houses

dutch harbour
in a storm

dutch harbour in a storm

dutch steamship
and fishing boat

dutch steamship and fishing boat on a stormy sea


ebbe

ebbe

enjoyment on an
icy dutch canal

enjoyment on an icy dutch canal

evening mood in
a dutch harbour

evening mood in a dutch harbour


fisher at the beach

fisher at the beach

fisher huts
in the dunes

fisher huts in the dunes

fisherboats and
steam vessels

fisherboats and steam vessels at the pier of ostende

fisherboats at
the mole

fisherboats at the mole

fisherman inspecting
his catch

fisherman inspecting his catch near a mountain torrent


fishermen returning

fishermen returning

fishing along
the shore

fishing along the shore

fishing boats
in stormy seas

fishing boats in stormy seas


in rough waters

in rough waters


incoming ships

incoming ships

inshore fishermen
in rough sea

inshore fishermen in rough sea

italian cloister
garden

italian cloister garden

italian costal
landscape

italian costal landscape


landscape

landscape

landscape in the
norwegian mountains

landscape in the norwegian mountains

landscape with
a stream

landscape with a stream

landscape with ruins
and farmhouse

landscape with ruins and farmhouse

landscape with
rune stone

landscape with rune stone

landscape
with torrent

landscape with torrent

landscape with
watermill

landscape with watermill

moonlit coastal
landscape

moonlit coastal landscape with sailing ships

moored steamer at
a busy quay

moored steamer at a busy quay

morning in the
potinian marches

morning in the potinian marches

night of full moon
at the quay

night of full moon at the quay by Andreas Achenbach

nightly coastal
landscape

nightly coastal landscape with fisherboats

nordic coastal
landscape

nordic coastal landscape

norwegian landscape
with fox

norwegian landscape with fox at a mountain torrent

norwegian mountain
landscape

norwegian mountain landscape with a mountain torrent

on the
coast of capri

on the coast of capri

port entrance
by stormy sea

port entrance by stormy sea

porto venere at
the ligurian sea

porto venere at the ligurian sea

return of the
fisherboats

return of the fisherboats in stormy sea

return to harbour
in rough seas

return to harbour in rough seas


storm at dutch coast

storm at dutch coast


storm at the coast

storm at the coast by Andreas Achenbach

sunset at the sea
with thunderstorm

sunset at the sea with thunderstorm


the bookworm

the bookworm

the harbour
of ostend

the harbour of ostend by Andreas Achenbach


the mole

the mole

the old academy
in dusseldorf

the old academy in dusseldorf

westphalian
watermill

westphalian watermill